Katsano

Type

Dry White Wine

Category

Protected Geographical Indication Cyclades

Varieties

Katsano 85% - Gaidouria 15%

Vineyard: Katsano and Gaidouria are two very rare varieties, covering less than 1% percent of the vineyard. Sourced from estate owned vineyards at Megalochori and Akrotiri. The vines are older than 30 years old.

Wine making: Pre-fermentation cold soak for 4-6 hours followed by classic white vinification. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks unded controlled temperature and maturation with the lees for 4 months.

Tasting notes: Delicate aromas of white flowers, stone fruits such as peach and tropical fruits such as pineapple accompany the refreshing taste of this wine. Mineral aromas are expressed through aging. Medium body with medium acidity and fruity aftertaste.

Food pairings: Salads, seafood, fish, pasta with mild sauces

Ageing potential: 3-5 years

Production: 4.000 bottles

Technical Information

Gavalas Winery

Megalochori, Santorini

Greece 84 700

T: +30 22860 82552

info@gavalaswines.gr

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